History of the Town of Hollis, New Hampshire, from Its First Settlement to the Year 1879: With Many Biographical Sketches of Its Early Settlers, Their Descendants, and Other Residents. Illustrated with Maps and Engravings

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A. Williams & Company, 1879 - Hollis (N.H.) - 393 pages
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Page 151 - Greeting: We, reposing especial Trust and Confidence in your Loyalty, Courage, and good Conduct, do by these Presents Constitute and Appoint you to be an Officer in Our Land Forces from the twentieth day of February 1895.
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Page 58 - THE SECOND, by the Grace of God, King of England, Scotland, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, &c.
Page 44 - Yes. And when he was come into the house, Jesus prevented him saying, What thinkest thou, Simon? of whom do the kings of the earth take custom or tribute? of their own children, or of strangers? Peter saith unto him, Of strangers. Jesus saith unto him. Then are the children free.
Page 184 - You are therefore carefully and diligently to discharge the Duty of a Captain — | in leading, ordering, and exercising said Company in Arms, both Inferior Officers | and Soldiers; and to keep them in good Order and Discipline...
Page 234 - That at the early age of sixteen he made a public profession of religion and united with the Baptist church in Hollis, and ever after till his death lived a consistent Christian life. He never fell into any of the vices so common in the camp, never resorted to the gaming table, to the intoxicating cup nor to the fumes of the poisonous weed. "As an officer he was a universal favorite.
Page 184 - Lieutenant in leading, ordering and exercising said Company in Arms both inferior Officers and Soldiers and to keep them in good Order and Discipline and they are hereby commanded to obey you as their...
Page 139 - And bade to form her infant mind. Stern rugged Nurse ! thy rigid lore With patience many a year she bore : What sorrow was, thou bad'st her know, And from her own she learn'd to melt at others
Page 59 - In Testimony whereof we have caused the Seal of our said Province to be hereunto affixed. Witness...
Page 152 - Lieutenant, and you are yourself to observe and follow such orders and Instructions as you shall from Time to Time receive from the General and Commander in Chief of the Forces raised in the Colony aforesaid, for the Defence of the same, or any other your superior officers, according to military Rules and Disipline in War in Pursuance of the Trust reposed in you.

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